Welcome to Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery
Come face to face with the Region's trout, explore karst terrain, and see our exhilarating exhibit hall! Much more awaits the entire family in a fun and engaging educational journey at Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery! Visitors are welcome to tour the hatchery, Visitor/Environmental Education Center, and to fish in the creek! Hatchery grounds are open 365 days a year while the Visitor/Environmental Education Center remains open 364 days annually (only closing on Christmas Day). FREE visitation! Make plans today to get connected with nature at Wolf Creek NFH!
Enjoy photography but need a little help to get started? Join professional photographer, Scott Roberts, for an introductory workshop. Learn about your camera and how to get the perfect shot. Cost is $5; checks payable to Friends of Wolf Creek NFH, Inc. Please RSVP to reserve your spot.
Bee Keeping Workshops
Classes are presented by Laura Rogers with UK Extension and are FREE! We will meet in the education classroom of the Wolf Creek NFH Visitor Center. Please Call to RSVP and save your spot.
Catch a Rainbow
31st Annual Kids Fishing Derby
For ages 1-15, a wonderful, free event! Register at least 30 minutes prior to fishing times. Lots of PRIZES - Fishing Assistance Available. Bring your OWN fishing tackle (no fly rods). Organized by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Wolf Creek National Fish Hatchery and Friends of Wolf Creek NFH, Inc - Catch a Rainbow Committee.
Kids fishing Pool
Fly Fishing Clinics
Nature Craft Club
February and March: 2nd Saturday from 1:00 - 3:00pm CST.
April and May: 2nd Thursday from 5:00 - 6:30pm CST.
Join expert crafter, Eli Mackewich, at Wolf Creek NFH in making your very own nature inspired craft! Craft costs will not exceed $12. Fun for all ages. Please RSVP prior to class.
2nd Annual Hatchery Creek Trout Trot 5k Results
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Last updated: May 3, 2017